News Releases

Lake Superior College Nursing Students to be Recognized at Pinning Ceremony

Lake Superior College nursing students will participate in a formal nurse’s pinning ceremony in the LSC Commons on Thursday, December 20, at 5 p.m. to acknowledge their graduate status as professional nurses. “Our traditional pinning ceremony is meant to welcome our new nursing graduates into the nursing profession,” said LSC Nursing Program Director Deborah Amys.…

LSC Faculty Receive Minnesota State Excellence in Curriculum Programming Award for Network and Cybersecurity Program

Lake Superior College Computer Information System faculty members Vickie McLain, Tom Gustafson, Anup Parajuli, Matt McCullough and Tom Janicki were recognized with a 2018 Minnesota State Excellence in Curriculum Programming Award for their Network Administration and Cybersecurity program. LSC’s Network Administration and Cybersecurity AAS program is designed to engage students in real-life work skills throughout…

Lake Superior College’s VP of Administration Al Finlayson Recognized for Outstanding Work at the Minnesota State 2018 CFO Annual Conference

ST. PAUL, Minn. – Al Finlayson, Vice-President of Administration at Lake Superior College, was recognized for his outstanding work at the 2018 CFO Annual Conference held this morning, Friday, December 7, at the Minnesota State system office in St. Paul. Vice-President Finlayson received a Next Gen All-Star Award. NEXT GEN ALL-STARS AWARD This award, presented…

Student-Made Robots Put to Test at Lake Superior College

Robots designed and built by seven Integrated Manufacturing student teams will be put to the competitive task today, Wednesday, Dec. 5, at 1 p.m. at LSC’s Downtown Center, 120 N. Second Avenue West, Duluth. The event is free and open to the public. “The event showcases original robot design by students as well as demonstrating different…

Suzy Cervin Hired as Library Technician for LSC

Suzy Cervin has been hired as a library technician for Lake Superior College’s Erickson Library.  She will be responsible for coordination of circulation services and interlibrary loan services; organization of small special collections; assistance with library outreach and promotion and assistance in oversight of student workers. Cervin holds a master’s degree in library and information science…

LSC’s Hanna Erpestad Recognized with Minnesota State Outstanding Academic and Student Affairs Administrator Award

Lake Superior College Interim Dean of Business and Industry Hanna Erpestad has been recognized with a Minnesota State Outstanding Academic and Student Affairs Administrator Award. She recently received the notable state-level award at the Minnesota State Academic and Student Affairs Awards ceremony. Erpestad was raised in East Africa, England, and Finland by Finnish parents who…

LSC Economic Contribution Estimated at about $200 million

Minnesota State, the system of 30 state colleges and seven state universities, released the results of a study that estimates the contribution of Lake Superior College to the regional economy to be about $195.9M and 1,843 jobs. “Our top priority at Lake Superior College is the success of our students, but we also pride ourselves…